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Omega-3 Index, Smoking Equal Predictors of CVD

Sioux Falls, SD—A new paper published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition showed that a low Omega-3 Index (O3I) is just as powerful...

Study Links Statins with Vitamin K Deficiency, Vascular Calcification

Oslo, Norway, and East Brunswick, NJ—A new study is adding to the evidence that statins may enhance calcium accumulation in the arterial wall by...

The Dream Team for Cardiovascular and Bone Health

Q1. How are cardiovascular, bone and oral health connected? For over 80 years, cardiovascular disease (CVD) has been the leading cause of death for men,...
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Bacteria Associated with Animal-Based Foods Could Help Prevent CVD

Corvallis, OR—Oregon State University researchers have found that a type of gut bacteria sometimes associated with inflammation, abscesses, bowel disease, and cancer has a...

Inflammatory Foods Associated with CVD Risk

Inflammatory diets may increase risk of heart disease and stroke, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American College of...

Why You Should Be Skeptical of Cholesterol Tests: Part 2

In October of this year, cardiologist Steven Sinatra, M.D., and I published the new and revised edition of our book, The Great Cholesterol Myth....

Good-Health Reads: Staff Selections

Here, the WholeFoods team looks at two groundbreaking books that have been updated in 2020—plus a can't-miss documentary The Great Cholesterol Myth, Revised and Expanded: Why...

There’s No Harm in Egg Consumption, New Research Finds

Hamilton, ON—A team of researchers from the Population Health Research Institute (PHRI) of McMaster University found from three large, long-term, multinational studies, that there...

STRENGTH Omega-3 Trial Discontinued

The STRENGTH trial for Epanova, omega-3 carboxylic acids, has been discontinued due to its low likelihood of demonstrating a benefit to patients with mixed...

Study: Apples May Support Heart Health

Two apples a day keeps the doctor away, according to a new study published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition which aimed to...